Hindi translation of 'shrink'
shrink /ʃrɪŋk श्रिङ्क्/
Word forms: shrinks, shrinking, shrank, shrunk
1. transitive or intransitive verb
If something shrinks or you shrink it, it becomes smaller.
The vast forests of West Africa have shrunk.
a workforce/economy/deficit shrinks
2. intransitive verb
If you shrink away from someone or something, you move away because you are frightened or horrified by them.
सहम कर पीछे हट जाना
He reached for Benjy, who shrank back in fear.
They didn't shrink from danger.
3. countable noun
A shrink is a psychiatrist.[informal]
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Example Sentences Including 'shrink'
A customer who was a shrink told me I was right to leave the child.Splitting
Carole Rochester, noticing the bloodstains, had appeared to shrink.The Scar
I wouldn't put much money on Dyer's staying out of the shrink 's hands much longer.Passion in the Peak
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'shrink' in Other Languages
- Arabic: يَتَقَلَّصُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: encolher
- Chinese: 萎缩
- Croatian: smanjiti se
- Czech: srazit se srážet sepraním
- Danish: krympe
- Dutch: krimpen
- European Spanish: encogerse
- Finnish: kutistua
- French: rétrécir
- German: schrumpfen
- Greek: ζαρώνω
- Italian: restringersi
- Japanese: 縮む
- Korean: 줄어들다
- Norwegian: krympe
- Polish: skurczyć się kurczyć się
- Portuguese: encolher
- Romanian: a se micșora
- Russian: уменьшать(ся)
- Spanish: encoger
- Swedish: krympa
- Thai: หด
- Turkish: çekmek
- Ukrainian: зменшувати(ся) зменшити(ся)
- Vietnamese: co lại
Translation of shrink from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary